Cedars-Sinai X-Ray Tech - Operations Float Pool Internal Medicine in Beverly Hills, California
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Are you passionate about helping people? Do you want to make a difference in people’s lives?
Do you want to be a part of something greater? To get exposure to many different disciplines while making a positive impact on the lives of a diverse patient population? At Cedars-Sinai you'll learn from dedicated healthcare professionals every single day and use state-of-the-art facilities to do something incredible – for yourself and for others. You will support the physicians and nursing staff in the delivery of health care by performing a variety of medically related tasks.
As a X-Ray Tech at the Cedars Sinai Medical Care Foundation, you will perform diagnostic and therapeutic purposes within scope of practice as directed by physician/clinician. Additionally, this position performs routine administrative and clinical tasks to keep the offices of physicians and other health practitioners running smoothly. The responsibilities of this position are concurrent with Cedars Sinai Medical Care Foundation guidelines, all in accordance with Cedars Sinai Medical Care Foundation policies, practices, and procedures.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Performs diagnostic radiographic procedures, positioning patients on the examining table and adjusting equipment to obtain optimum views of specific body area (Chest, Extremities and Torso-Skeletal) as requested by physician
Performs a variety of technical procedures that will require independent judgment for the radiological diagnosis
Assist medical provider in exam rooms
Able to assist the attending medical provider during examinations and minor surgeries
Escort patients to exam rooms, interviews patients, measure vital signs and document all information in patient’s chart
Give instructions to patients as instructed by medical provider
Keep exam rooms stocked with adequate medical supplies, maintain instruments, prepare sterilization as required
Take telephone messages and provide feedback and answers to patient/medical provider
Maintain all logs and required checks (i.e. refrigerator temperatures, emergency medications, expired medications, oxygen, cold sterilization fluid change, etc.)
Excellent interpersonal and customer services skills
Able to work independently or as a team in a highly organized fast-paced environment
Excellent multi-tasking ability; cooperative and willingness to assist others
Ability to read, write and comprehend medical information
Must have excellent computer and Microsoft Office application skills
Manual dexterity to use/handle equipment and instruments
High school diploma; some college preferred
Current X-Ray Technologist certification (Chest, Extremities and Torso-Skeletal to include Digital Radiography) in California;
Graduate of an accredited X-Rayprogram;
Medical Assistant certification;
Current Basic Cardiac Life Support Card (BCLS)
Ideal candidate will have 2-5 years’ experience in an outpatient medical office setting
Knowledge of medical terminology
Strong grammar, spelling and punctuation skills
Prefer experience with an Electronic Medical Record
Prefer experience with digital x-ray
Cedars-Sinai is an EEO employer. Cedars-Sinai does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of the race, religion, color, national origin, citizenship, ancestry, physical or mental disability, legally protected medical condition (cancer-related or genetic characteristics or any genetic information), marital status, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, age (40 or older), military and/or veteran status or any other basis protected by federal or state law.